The 14th Annual Retreat has Ended.

The 15th Annual Retreat is scheduled for February 2021.

Pre-registration is anticipated to open in early September 2020.

(Scroll down to review last January’s schedule & class summaries)


Last Year’s Retreat Schedule & Classes



Schedule & Events

Retreat Schedule Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Noon – 4:00PM Early Bird Registration at the Heritage Center, 2nd Floor Wednesday, January 29, 2020 7:30AM – 9:00AM Registration and Check-In 8:00AM – 8:00PM Open Sew, Click Here for more info. 8:30AM – … Continue reading

NEW – Half-square Magic by Pam Wing #52

FRIDAY ALL-DAY CLASS:  Learn how to create half-square and quarter-square triangles any size to design your own quilt.  This class will focus on a quilt using a carpenter’s star medallion and then designing your own blocks around it.  Techniques include: … Continue reading

Bow Bag by Ronnie Badgett #1

WEDNESDAY ALL-DAY CLASS: This is a fun filled project… it can be made with yardage, Jelly-Roll, or scraps… it is fun to use as a handbag or tote.  Bring your imagination and create your own personal bag. Skill Level: Confident … Continue reading

Windspinner by Liz Jacomb #3

WEDNESDAY ALL-DAY CLASS: Such a fun quick class.  Very few corners to match up.  Jelly-Roll friendly.  Fun to do in all fabrics, including Christmas. Skill Level: Beginner Class Time: 8:30AM – 11:30AM and 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $40.00 Pattern … Continue reading

Nordic Nights by Melissa Corry #4

WEDNESDAY MORNING CLASS: Nordic Nights is a stunning design with amazing dramatic flare. The offset layout gives it that extra bit of sophistication. It is Fat Quarter Friendly making it easy to grab a bundle or pick some fabrics from … Continue reading

Vintage Pillow Case by Annette Houston #6

WEDNESDAY MORNING CLASS: Class Limited to 12 Students. Sergers supplied by Bernina Class Time: 8:30AM – 11:30AM Class Cost: $20.00 For Questions about this class, please contact the instructor: Annette Houston, 435-705-1554, Fabric Requirements & Supplies: Fabric:  (I used … Continue reading

Dutch Tulips by Betsy Carlile #7

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: This a super cute quilt that’s not too tricky! It’s for a confident beginner. The tulips and stems are pieced, but then the leaves are appliquéd on. Two different appliqué methods will be demonstrated. The tulips in … Continue reading

Friends and Family by Jane Carpenter #8

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: This colorful banner is hand embroidered with Perle cotton with basic embroidery stitches.  The instructions are easily understood.  This is an enjoyable and portable project. Skill Level: All Class Time: 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $20.00 Pattern/Kit … Continue reading

Serger Ruffle Quilt by Annette Houston #9

WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON CLASS:   Class Limited to 12 Students.  Sergers supplied by Bernina   Skill Level: Beginning to Intermediate Class Time: 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $20.00 Pattern Fee: (pattern free with class) Kit Fee: N/A Size: 45″ x 62″ … Continue reading

Mystery Quilt by Val Krueger #10

THURSDAY ALL-DAY CLASS: Join me in an all day mystery class.  We will be making a scrappy pieced lap quilt (52″ x 64″ with 2 borders).  Learn a new technique or two and as many tips as I can give … Continue reading

Family Farm by Sherri McConnell #11

THURSDAY ALL-DAY CLASS: Skill Level: Advanced Beginner Class Time: 8:30AM – 11:30AM and 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $40.00 Pattern Fee: ? Size: 45-1/2″ x 60″, the perfect size for a nice wall hanging. For Questions about this class, please contact … Continue reading

Well Done by Sharon Wright #12

FEATURED TEACHER THURSDAY MORNING CLASS: This fun lecture will be filled with stories and examples of what to do and what not to do when finishing up a quilt and making it show worthy. We will discuss the importance of … Continue reading

Cleopatra’s Fan by Bonnie Cook #13

THURSDAY MORNING CLASS: This beautiful and versatile quilt block may look difficult because of all the curves, but in this class, students will be able to create this unique block and learn many different layouts. Students will create sixteen 12″ … Continue reading

Pieced Churn Dash by Virginia Holyoak #14

-THURSDAY MORNING CLASS: Use small scraps to piece this charming Churn Dash Quilt.  Several techniques including a bit of paper-piecing will be taught.  Not fast, but easy and fun!  Could be made any size. Skill Level: Confident Beginner Class Time: … Continue reading

Hang Ten by Lynette Bingham #15

THURSDAY MORNING CLASS: This quilt is made from one Layer Cake. The colors can be “pre-planned” so that the lights graduate to the darker colors. You can also make a 14″ x 70″ table runner from one Layer Cake. A … Continue reading

Nativity Wall Hanging by Sharon Wright #16

FEATURED TEACHER THURSDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: Wool and flannel satin-stitched appliqué with hand embroidery Skill Level: Intermediate Class Time: 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $25.00 Kit Fee:  $10 kit will include pattern and all flannel, wool, and batik for the quilt … Continue reading

Walk In The Park by Kim McAllister #17

THURSDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: We will be playing with 6 panels of 1 1/2” fusible grid (I will have this for sale) Skill Level: Confident Beginner Class Time: 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $20.00 Pattern Fee: $10.00 (teacher will have pattern available … Continue reading

Country Crossroads by Norma Waley #18

THURSDAY AFTERNOON CLASS:  NORMA WALEY, IS UNABLE TO TEACH THIS CLASS and has asked Ronnie Badget to teach in her place. An easy quilt to construct which has a country look.  I believe the assortment of plaids and stripes make … Continue reading

Happy Camper by Margie Ullery #19

THURSDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: This fun and easy wall quilt is fast, fun, and done! Fusible web applique is used to make these cute images.  Learn how easy fusible applique can be.  Make one for you or a friend and be … Continue reading

Ferris Wheel by Teresa Porter #20

THURSDAY EVENING CLASS: I love a quilt that shows a little challenge. This block may look like a challenge but is rather simple, with NO templets. Play with all kinds of color combinations, that it will be hard to find … Continue reading

Cozy Posies by Brenda Bailey #22

THURSDAY EVENING CLASS: Start saving your little strips so that you can make these fun flowers. During class you should be able to get a couple of the flowers finished. We will also do some strip piecing and applique on … Continue reading

Desert Rose by Melissa Corry #23

THURSDAY EVENING CLASS: Desert Rose is a delightful quilt with beautiful blocks that make a bold statement. And this quilt is Fat Quarter Friendly so it’s easy to pick a bundle or grab from your Stash!! Come learn some basic … Continue reading

Double Square Star by Wendy Lemmon #24

THURSDAY EVENING CLASS: Always shoot for the stars. You might even hit a few when you make this charming quilt. 5″ squares and some background fabric make up this wonderful quilt your friends and family will oh and ah over. … Continue reading

Iron Station by Jo Ann Templin #25

THURSDAY EVENING CLASS: Using a TV tray or any small table you can create this versatile portable creation station or extra table to sit by your side as you sew at your machine.  You’ll be asking “Where have you been … Continue reading

Machine Quilting by Helen Butler #26

FEATURED TEACHER FRIDAY ALL-DAY CLASS: Skill Level: All Class Time: 8:30AM – 11:30AM and 1:30PM – 4:30PM Class Cost: $50.00 Pattern Fee: $10.00 (paid to instructor) For Questions about this class, please contact the instructor: Helen Butler, 801-756-1965, General … Continue reading

Rough and Tumble by Margie Ullery #30

FRIDAY MORNING CLASS: Skill Level: Beginner to Pro Class Time:  8:30AM – 11:30AM Class Cost: $20.00 Pattern Fee: $10.00 (paid to instructor) Size: 42″ x 42″ For Questions about this class, please contact the instructor: Margie Ullery,     Fabric … Continue reading

Vintage Charm by Sherri McConnell #31

FRIDAY MORNING CLASS: Fun quilt for beginners. Skill Level: Beginner Class Time: 8:30AM – 11:30AM Class Cost: $20.00 Pattern Fee: $9.00 (paid to instructor) Size: 63″ x 63″ For Questions about this class, please contact the instructor: Sherri McConnell,   Fabric … Continue reading

Barn Blocks by Ronnie Badgett #32

FRIDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: This class lets you paint your very own block…your favorite block: You will have those perfect star points…There are “NO” UFO’s in this class!  You walk out with a finished project… Bring your imagination & join in … Continue reading

Posh Penelope by Kim McAllister #33

FRIDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: A fun scrappy quilt that combines our love for curves with on point sashing and cornerstones!  The perfect mix of modern and traditional elements that create a quilt that is timeless. ~Use Your Stash Pattern~ Class Time: … Continue reading

Pineapple Mini by Gail Evans #34

FRIDAY AFTERNOON CLASS: Come join me in the fun of mini quilt construction! I started working on mini blocks over the last two or three years they are so cute and rewarding to make. We will learn tips to make … Continue reading

Snowy Landscape by Nancy Gilliland #36

FRIDAY EVENING CLASS: This peaceful snowy landscape is so rewarding to make! I’ll show you this fun and easy technique to transform strips of fabric in to mountains and snowy slopes. Wonky borders will then be made to frame your … Continue reading

Bitsy Box by Toni Hall #37

FRIDAY EVENING CLASS: This will be a fun class geared to using your fabric stash to complete small gifts to share with your family, friends, etc.  I promise you will not be afraid to use a zipper anymore.  PLUS, you … Continue reading

Over The Rainbow by Meredith Harris #38

FRIDAY EVENING CLASS: Here’s another fun, quick, easy way to use a Jelly Roll or extra yardage.  Learning to cut triangles and sewing them to the cute blocks in a different technique to create this fun, cute quilt.  By alternating … Continue reading

Needle Keep by Stephanie Chini #41

SATURDAY MORNING CLASS: Ever wanted to play with different kinds of threads or experiment using beads and buttons on your wool appliqué? Here’s the class to do it! Students can choose from three designs to make a needle keeper. Learn … Continue reading

Spinning Star by Bonnie Miles #42

SATURDAY MORNING CLASS: With a block that has three size options, this quilt is one that has been a favorite of this teacher. It lends itself to many fabric trends, and is equally as beautiful in dark, earthy tones or … Continue reading

Corner Roses by LaVonne Jackson #43

SATURDAY MORNING CLASS: Sewing With Octagon Quilt Stamps making traditional looking blocks Using the “Quilt Stamp Method” I will be teaching how to use quilt stamps. With this method we will be making a traditional looking block. It makes it … Continue reading

Majestic Eagle by Nancy Gilliland #44

SATURDAY MORNING CLASS: This majestic eagle wall hanging is a joy to make and is easier than it looks! You will make an eagle head complete with 3 dimensional feathers that adds incredible depth to your work of art. After … Continue reading